Maryland Medical Journal, Vol. 8

Maryland Medical Journal, Vol. 8 : A Semi-Monthly Journal of Medicine and Surgery; May 1st, 1881 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Maryland Medical Journal, Vol. 8: A Semi-Monthly Journal of Medicine and Surgery; May 1st, 1881 Now though in some very few cases Of eye diseases, blisters may possibly be of some slight service; and it is true the pain in rheumatic affections especially seem somewhat abated by them. I do not think we can ascribe the apparent change arising from their use, so much to the remedy as to the nature of the disease, which we all know is subject to great and rapid Variations in its severity. AS far as simple inflammation Of the eye is concerned, no good can possibly come of ther use. They can only serve to annoy the individual, without exerting any more influence over the course of the disease, than if they had been applied to the soles Of his feet, as had been done by the family physician, in a case that afterwards came under the care Of Prof. Chisolm, and which he has reported. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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